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What does YCW stand for?

YCW stands for Yeast Cell Wall (animal nutrition)

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The most common source of beta-glucans are higher fungi, baker's yeast cell walls and grains of some cereals.
Inhibitors can damage yeast cell walls and membranes, disrupt yeast genetic material such as DNA and RNA, inhibit yeast growth, and interfere with the fermenting activity of the yeast's enzymes.
Crossflow ceramic membranes are durable, resistant to heat and chemicals, and allow the separation of beer and yeast without breaking the yeast cell walls, "he says, "which is essential to avoid beer contamination.
Earlier preclinical studies at the Institute support the fact that systemic (injected) administration of soluble and particulate forms of beta 1,3 glucan, obtained from yeast cell walls, can combat radiation effects, enhancing the recovery of white blood cells and increasing the survival rate in mice given a lethal dose of radiation.